What tools will I need to lay the concrete?

Most people will already have the tools required to handle and place concrete, but check the list below to make sure that you are fully prepared.

Wheelbarrow – we have 2 on board for the customer to use;

Shovel and Rake – For moving the concrete;

Spirit level – To ensure accuracy;

Tape measure – For calculation of quantity required;

Timber – To make pegs, formwork, and tamping beam;

String and pegs – For setting out the area to be concreted;

Trowel or float – For surface finishing;

Brush – For cleaning up afterwards.

Please be aware that concrete is both abrasive and alkaline, so protective clothing, gloves, boots, overalls etc. should always be worn. Cement can burn skin.